679 suspected cases of Measles were reported within the week.
Total number of cases reported as at end of week 17 stands at 4,799.
67 laboratory confirmed IgM positives for measles.
6 measles related deaths recorded within the week in MMC (5) and Bayo (1) LGAs.
61 cumulative associated deaths were reported from Bayo (1), Konduga (1), Magumeri (24) and MMC (35) LGAs.
Case fatality rate for the state stands at 1.3%.
14 IDP camps in 7 LGAs affected in the state.